The Loukya Silver Coin Necklace Set (Black/Oxidised)
An iconic design, this light-weight traditional `Kasu malai' necklace is crafted by weaving silver coins into black thread.This is a reversible necklace which has a different design on both sides. On one side the coins carry the image of godess Laxmi (seated on a lotus) and display a single row of `kempu stones' ; on the other side we can see a beautiful parrot motif .The skill and craftsmanship exhibited in this piece are truly amazing.It comes with a pair of matching ear-studs.
Crafted using techniques used in South Indian antique jewellery in Sterling Silver (92.5) the necklace has been oxidised. This piece is also available in the antique gold finish.
(Note: The necklace can be bought alone or along with the earrings, prices for both are different and both options given.)
Measurements : Length of necklace without tassle: 16 inches.
Height of earring: 0.8 inch; Width of earring: 0.5 inch.
Gemstones used: kempu stone (also known as spinel or Zircon).
Made of: Sterling Silver (92.5%).